Summer Hours in effect May-Aug

Hi TreeHouse friends – The sun and warmth are with us once again! Our summer hours are in effect from May 1 through August 31. See our Location & Hours page for the details.

New hours in effect from Sept 1-30

Happy autumn, TreeHouse friends! Now that many of our families are back to school, we have new hours in effect from September 1st – 30th. Our Location & Hours page has all the details on hours and holidays. See you at the TreeHouse!

Chelsea Fair Week Hours

It’s Chelsea Fair week! We are super excited that the Chelsea Fair is here once again from August 19-23, 2014. During Fair week we will be open our regular hours, with the exception of Wednesday when we’ll close at 5pm. Stop by the TreeHouse for a comfy chair, cool drink and healthy food while you’re in town for the Fair!

Chelsea Fair week hours: August 18-23

Monday: 10am – 5pm
Tuesday: 10am – 5pm
Wednesday: 10am – 5pm
Thursday: 10am – 5pm
Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 4pm

Click here to see TreeHouse hours and holiday schedule.

TreeHouse Voted Best Mom-Friendly Place for a Playdate


Thanks to Ann Arbor Family magazine, the Chelsea TreeHouse has been voted “Best Mom-Friendly Playdate” location! With our great coffee, tasty snacks and lunches, clean facilities and helpful staff, we are very proud to cater to moms’ needs and worries. Thank you to everyone who voted!

Announcing the TreeHouse Front Cafe

Enjoy your weekend mornings at our new cafe

The cafe is open at 7:00am and features homemade baked goods and Zingerman’s gourmet coffee. Stop by the TreeHouse and see what it’s all about!

Free Printable TreeHouse Party Invitations and Thank You Notes

New and improved TreeHouse party invitations are now available for you to download and print. We’ve restyled the layout so they are easier to print and cut to size. Each invitation file is ready to print on your letter size paper, 2 per sheet. Just cut in half and you’re all set!

If you are able to print two sided, we also have a new design that you can print on the front of any of our designs. These are intended to be printed on the back of our invitations and then folded.

We also have thank you’s available that make it a cinch for your child to fill out and give to his or her friends after their TreeHouse birthday party.


Printable Invitations

Layout: 2 per sheet; 5 designs available
Click image to open PDF file and then print as many copies as you need from your own computer.


Front side of invitations (optional – for advanced users only!)

Layout: 2 per sheet; 2 designs available
If you are able to print 2-sided from your printer, this design may be printed on the other side of your invitations, cut in half and then folded. This is totally optional, and up to you if you’d like to make it work from your own computer.


Thank you notes

Layout: 4 per sheet; 1 design available
Click image open PDF file and then print as many copies as you need from your own computer.

IN THE NEWS: TreeHouse featured in Business Review posted a great article about the TreeHouse in this morning’s news. Check it out:

Chelsea TreeHouse doubles space, considers further expansion

By Laura Blodgett,
Wed, Dec 14, 2011 : 5:58 a.m.

The Chelsea TreeHouse— a popular indoor playground for children—has doubled its space and tripled its capacity by moving to a new location at 1101 S. Main in the Village Plaza Mall at the corner of Old US 12.

“Before, there would be a wait every single Saturday and Sunday nine months of the year,” said owner and Chelsea resident Michele Balaka, who was a stay-at-home mom when she started the business in 2006. “That’s hard to tell a young child they have to wait 30 minutes when they can see everyone playing.”

Capacity has gone from 150 customers to 450. The same 30-by-64-foot, three-level play structure was moved to the new 9,000-square-foot space, which features   …. [CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE]